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Emily Bronte

Emily Jane Brontë was the most solitary member of a unique, tightly-knit, English provincial family. Born in 1818, she shared the parsonage of the town of Haworth, Yorkshire, with her older sister, Charlotte, her brother, Branwell, her younger sister, Anne, and her father, The Reverend Patrick Brontë. All five were poets and writers; all but Branwell would publish at least one book.

Fantasy was the Brontë children’s one relief from the rigors of religion and the bleakness of life in an impoverished region. They invented a series of imaginary kingdoms and constructed a whole library of journals, stories, poems, and plays around... Read More

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Wuthering Heights: A Coloring Classic
Written by Emily Bronte, Illustrated by Elisabetta Stoinich
Doubleday Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | September 2016
$15.99/21.99(Canada) | 978-1-5247-0115-4 (1-5247-0115-7)

Bring to life the classic Victorian story of Wuthering Heights and the love affair of Catherine and Heathcliff in this gorgeously detailed coloring book. Intricate linework combines with iconic quotations and gothic scenes to create an evocative book that will inspire creativity and take you on a windswept journey across the... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Puffin Books | Trade Paperback | September 2012
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-242329-5 (0-14-242329-7)

When Heathcliff, a poor Gypsy boy, is adopted into wealthy Catherine Earnshaw's family, he and Catherine form a bond that progresses from childhood friendship to teenage passion. Because of Heathcliff's lowly social status, however, Catherine decides she cannot marry him, and instead marries the gentleman Edgar Linton. This sets in motion... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Afterword by Juliet Barker, Introduction by Alice Hoffman
Signet | Paperback | March 2011
$5.95/7.50(Canada) | 978-0-451-53179-7 (0-451-53179-5)

There are few more convincing, less sentimental accounts of passionate love than the story of the tormented Heathcliff, who falls wildly in love with Catherine Earnshaw, the daughter of his benefactor, and of the violence and misery that result from their thwarted longing for each other. Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Introduction by S. E. Hinton
Speak | Trade Paperback | March 2010
$4.99/6.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-132669-6 (0-14-132669-7)

Heathcliff, an orphan, is raised by Mr Earnshaw as one of his own children. Hindley despises him but wild Cathy becomes his constant companion, and he falls deeply in love with her. When she will not marry him, Heathcliff's terrible vengeance ruins them all - but still his and Cathy's love... Read more






The Bronte Sisters
Written by Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte and Anne Bronte
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | December 2009
$23.00/26.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-310583-1 (0-14-310583-3)

 

The most cherished novels from England's talented sisters, all in one gorgeously packaged volume

The Brontë family was a literary phenomenon unequalled before or since. Both Charlotte's Jane Eyre and Emily's Wuthering Heights have won lofty places in the pantheon and stirred the romantic sensibilities of generations of readers. For... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Preface by Lucasta Miller, Illustrated by Coralie Bickford-Smith, Introduction by Pauline Nestor, Noted by Pauline Nestor
Penguin Classics | Hardcover | October 2009
$23.00/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-104035-6 (0-14-104035-1)

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design. In a house haunted by memories, the past is everywhere ... As darkness falls, a man caught in a... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Illustrated by Ruben Toledo
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | August 2009
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-310543-5 (0-14-310543-4)

'May you not rest, as long as I am living. You said I killed you - haunt me, then' Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one night at Wuthering Heights, the home of his landlord. There he discovers the history... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2009
$7.00/8.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-45518-5 (0-307-45518-1)

Perhaps the most haunting and tormented love story ever written, Wuthering Heights is the tale of the troubled orphan Heathcliff and his doomed love for Catherine Earnshaw.

Published in 1847, the year before Emily Bronte's death at the age of thirty, Wuthering Heights has proved to be one of the nineteenth century's... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Preface by Lucasta Miller, Introduction by Pauline Nestor, Noted by Pauline Nestor
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | December 2002
$8.00/11.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-143955-6 (0-14-143955-6)

Emily Brontë's only novel, a work of tremendous and far-reaching influence, the Penguin Classics edition of Wuthering Heights is the definitive edition of the text, edited with an introduction by Pauline Nestor. Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange, situated on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is forced to seek shelter one... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Introduction by Diane Johnson
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | November 2000
$7.00/8.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75644-3 (0-375-75644-2)

Introduction by Diane Johnson
Commentary by George Henry Lewes, Virginia Woolf, and E. M. Forster
 
Wuthering Heights, first published in 1847, the year before the author’s death at the age of thirty, endures today as perhaps the most powerful and intensely original novel in the English language. The epic story... Read more






Emily Bronte: Poems
Written by Emily Bronte, Edited by Peter Washington
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | April 1996
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-44725-2 (0-679-44725-3)

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Bronte contains poems that demonstrate a sensibility elemental in its force with an imaginative discipline and flexibility of the highest order. Also included are an Editor's Note and an... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Introduction by Katherine Frank
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 1991
$25.00/28.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-40543-6 (0-679-40543-7)

The title of the novel comes from the Yorkshire manor on the moors of the story. The narrative centres on the all-encompassing, passionate, but ultimately doomed love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, and how this unresolved passion eventually destroys them and the people around them.

Virginia Woolf said of Emily Brontë that... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Bantam Classics | Paperback | October 1983
$4.95/7.50(Canada) | 978-0-553-21258-7 (0-553-21258-3)

"My greatest thought in living is Heathcliff. If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be... Nelly, I am Heathcliff! He's always, always in my mind: not as a pleasure... but as my own being." Wuthering Heights is the only novel of Emily Bronte, who died a... Read more





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